["Malabsorptive" dermatitis herpetiformis. A study with particular regard to biopsy findings of the small intestine (author's transl)].

Abstract

21 patients (6 females and 15 males) with Dermatitis herpetiformis have been studied with special considerations of the small intestinal biopsy-findings. During this investigation the patient's mean age was 45 years (20-68) and the mean age at onset was 38 years (17-64). In 5 patients (23.8%) total villous atrophy (group I) and in 4 patients (19.0%) a… (More)

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